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Column: No Tiger, No Phil. And maybe a US Ryder Cup win

Sep. 20, 2021 20:15 PM EDT

Tiger Woods won’t be at Whistling Straits this week, for obvious reasons. Phil Mickelson will, but for the first time since 1995, he won’t hit a shot in the Ryder Cup. The storyline in the Ryder Cup hasn’t changed, but the marquee players have — at least when it...

Perez breaks Bench's record with 46th HR, KC tops Indians

Sep. 20, 2021 19:33 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Salvador Perez hit his 46th home run, breaking Johnny Bench’s record for homers by a catcher in a season, and the Kansas City Royals beat the Cleveland Indians 7-2 Monday in the first game of a doubleheader. Perez hit a two-run homer in the fifth...

LEADING OFF: Gausman brings bat, arm for NL West-leading SF

Sep. 20, 2021 19:14 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Tuesday: ___ PITCH AND POP Kevin Gausman returns to the mound -- and plate -- as he tries to help the Giants protect their lead in the NL West. Gausman (14-6,...

Former OF Gose back in majors as 100 mph pitcher for Indians

Sep. 20, 2021 18:56 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Anthony Gose is ready to make a new kind of pitch to play in the majors. Formerly a fast outfielder in the big leagues, Gose was called up from the minors by the Cleveland Indians on Monday, this time as a hard-throwing lefty reliever. ...

Stricker's biggest issue at Ryder Cup is getting back trophy

Sep. 20, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (AP) — Padraig Harrington had a tight grip on Ryder Cup trophy Monday as the European captain walked through a white-tented corridor toward the stage for the opening press conference. That was a fitting start to matches that are a year overdue. ...

Former ace Severino rejoins Yankees after out nearly 2 years

Sep. 20, 2021 18:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pitcher Luis Severino was activated by the New York Yankees before Monday's series opener against Texas and is in position to make his first major league appearance in nearly two years. “It will be like my first tenure here in 2015. It’ll be the same...

Dawgs linebacker wants more havoc from No. 2 Georgia defense

Sep. 20, 2021 18:21 PM EDT

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Adam Anderson believes No. 2 Georgia's defense hasn't come close to realizing its potential. Anderson said the Bulldogs can generate much more havoc. “We can get so much better,” Anderson said Monday before Georgia (3-0, 1-0...

Coyotes put in $1.7 billion proposal to build arena in Tempe

Sep. 20, 2021 17:48 PM EDT

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes have proposed a $1.7 billion development in Tempe that will include a hockey arena. Renderings released Monday by the Coyotes include proposed restaurants, shops and apartments on a 46-acre tract of land near downtown. ...

Coyotes' rebranding brings back popular Kachina logo

Sep. 20, 2021 17:02 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Arizona Coyotes are bringing back their popular Kachina logo. The franchise announced a rebranding Monday that will change its primary logo back to the Kachina logo and introduce white Kachina jerseys for away games. The...

Pac-12, SWAC forming basketball partnership

Sep. 20, 2021 16:30 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Pac-12 and the Southwestern Athletic Conference are forming a basketball educational and scheduling partnership. The partnership announced Monday will include home-and-home series between the member institutions in each conference. ...